ISO 45001 is an ISO standard for the occupational health and safety (OHS), management system. It was published in March 2018. The goal of ISO 45001 is the reduction of occupational injuries and diseases, including promoting and protecting physical and mental health.
The standard assures occupational health and safety protection for workers in the workplace. If fully and effectively implemented, of workers, visitors and other interested parties who can be exposed to occupational health and safety risks that could result in illness, injury, incapacitation and death arising from the work are also protected.
Why you would need ISO 450001 Certification?
ISO 45001 is a standard to prevent work-related injury and ill-health and to provide safe and healthy workplaces.
As an international standard, ISO 45001 crosses geographic, political, and commercial boundaries. This sets a benchmark standard for the management of occupational health and safety. If your organization operates or trades internationally, you can work to a single standard rather than separate standards in each country, which can simplify your business.